Observation Platform Overlooking Cauterskill Falls, New York

1809–34
Thomas Hilson (American (born in London), 1784–1834)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 383

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.2 x 25.5 cm (7 15/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.425

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Observation platform and hut overlooking the falls.

Inscription

Inscribed lower center: rocks below

Provenance

Mrs. A. L. Livingston who went to school with Hilson's daughter and purchased it from her. Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 14, 1960

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875